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Endangered wolf pups born in captivity join dens in the wild

Apr. 25, 2019 12:09 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri wildlife officials have placed six Mexican wolf pups born in captivity near St. Louis with two packs in the wild, in a new effort to repopulate the critically endangered species. Three members of the Endangered Wolf Center in Eureka, Missouri, flew with the 11-day-old pups to...

Wainwright heats up, Cards beat Brewers 5-2 for 3-game sweep

Apr. 24, 2019 5:44 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — One St. Louis Cardinals pitcher reached a career milestone, while another added to his growing reputation as one of the league's toughest relievers. Adam Wainwright was warm enough on a cool day, allowing one run in six innings for his 150th career victory as Cardinals beat the Milwaukee...

St. Louis prosecutor urges steps for bail-posting nonprofit

Apr. 24, 2019 4:54 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis' top prosecutor on Wednesday urged a nonprofit group to review court records before posting bail for inmates, days after a man freed from jail was charged with killing his wife soon after his release. Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner also asked the Bail Project to contact her office...

O'Reilly's luck turns and so do fortunes of the Blues

Apr. 24, 2019 2:17 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — When the St. Louis Blues traded for Ryan O'Reilly in the offseason, they received an All-Star caliber player still seeking postseason success. He fit right in with a franchise still seeking its first Stanley Cup after 52 years of existence. While neither has found what they are looking for...

DeJong, Molina lift Cardinals over Brewers 4-3

Apr. 23, 2019 11:58 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul DeJong wanted another chance against Milwaukee reliever Alex Wilson. He made the most of it. DeJong hit a tiebreaking, leadoff homer in the eighth inning, Yadier Molina had three hits and two RBIs, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 Tuesday night. DeJong took...

Billboards above African-American cemetery prompt lawsuit

Apr. 23, 2019 5:14 PM EDT

BERKELEY, Mo. (AP) — Billboards towering over an African-American cemetery in suburban St. Louis desecrate the memory of the people buried there, a volunteer who tends to the facility claims in a lawsuit seeking their removal. Wanda Brandon's lawsuit seeks an injunction that would require removal of the...

Fowler's 4 hits, 4 RBIs lead Cardinals over Brewers 13-5

Apr. 23, 2019 12:17 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — When Barry Bonds gives hitting advice, Dexter Fowler listens. Fowler had his first four-hit game in six years, hit his first home run this season and drove in four runs to lead the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 13-5 on Monday night. Fowler recounted a Monday text from...

Pitcher Michael Wacha goes on Cardinals' injured list

Apr. 22, 2019 7:01 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cardinals right-hander Michael Wacha was placed on the 10-day injured list because of patellar tendinitis in his left knee and will miss his scheduled start Tuesday against NL Central rival Milwaukee. St. Louis said the move was retroactive to Friday. Infielder/outfielder Drew Robinson was...

Boeing prepares plant for likely Air Force F-15 orders

Apr. 22, 2019 3:10 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Boeing is preparing to build F-15 fighter planes for the U.S. Air Force at its St. Louis County plant even though the military branch hasn't bought the jet in over a decade. The Chicago-based company began ramping up its F-15 production line near St. Louis after the Air Force submitted a...

Syndergaard battered despite gift homer, Cards top Mets 6-4

Apr. 21, 2019 8:32 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Noah Syndergaard has found his health, and even a little bit of luck at the plate, but he's still off to a vexing start to the season. Paul Goldschmidt drove in two runs and Syndergaard hit a home run with Dexter Fowler's help, but he struggled on the mound as the St. Louis Cardinals beat...